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Obesity rates slow but still very high
Orange County Register - Landon Hall

This qualifies as good news in the nation’s battle of the bulge: The obesity rate among adults appears to have leveled off over the past 10 years after skyrocketing during the previous couple decades, according to a new study. A companion study on young people indicates much the same thing: The obesity rate has remained steady in recent years, though it’s still alarmingly high.